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Alex Breckenridge

Full name: Alexander Dalglish Neilson "Alex" Breckenridge
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (176 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: April 17, 1932 in Buffalo, New York, United States
Affiliations: US Marine Corps, (USA) / Victoria Park AAC, Glasgow (GBR)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Alex Breckinridge competed for Villanova and the US Marine Corps as a distance runner. He was AAU champion in 1959 at both 15 and 30 km. At the 1959 Pan American Games he finished sixth in the 10000 metres event.

Personal Bests: Mile – 4:13.8 (1955); 2 miles – 8:56.8i (1960); 5K – 14:32.1 (1959); 10K – 30:47.0 (1962); Marathon – 2-27:17 (1962).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 28 Roma Athletics Men's Marathon United States USA 30

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1960 Summer 28 Roma Athletics United States Final Standings 30 2-29:38.0